VIE - SOF is a "location-aware time-lapse road-movie" of an approximately eighteen-hour journey by car from Vienna to Sofia via Novi Sad.
The trip took place between April 29th and May 2nd, 2004 during the official days of the European Unions "Eastern Enlargemet" and documents one of EU's "South Eastern Exit" from Vienna to Sofia. It as an approach of mapping this territory, its "new" geopolitical landscape, its peripheral area and borderlands as well as an experiment with new geo-narrative structures.
The recording was done with a webcam, notebook and GPS-Receiver.The GPS data served to generate and control the soundtrack.
sound: guitars by chris janka